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Featured, Reviews

Homebrew Carbon Gravel Wheelset

Carbon wheels generally come in two flavours. Mainstream, off the shelf exotica from the likes of Zipp, ENVE or Hed.  Warning: to join this club, you’ll need to remortgage your house...

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Featured, Guides

Gravel riding skills tips

After witnessing several riders on 2017’s Dirty Reiver slide off the gravel track and plummet headlong into bushes on various sweeping corners, it occurred to me that there quite a few...

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Featured, Opinion

Video: OPEN U.P. on the Grand Raid

In the world of online video, this is an oldie dating back to October 2016. Having said that, the content still reflects what we feel about the whole Adventure Bike category, and just how...

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Bikes, Featured, Reviews

Pinnacle Arkose 4

The gravel scene now has a firm hold worldwide. From its grassroots in the US, the gravel bike phenomenon has grown exponentially; this is reflected in the number of ‘gravel’...

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Featured, News

New Event: Hardcore 100

8th April 2018. Event HQ – Holmesfield, Derbyshire Provisional route data –  107.7 km 2209 m ascent, 35% off road. The Hardcore 100 is an unsupported un-marshalled cycling adventure on...

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Featured, Opinion

Starting out on the Gravel Road

First Timers? In my experience, newcomers to the gravel scene are a dynamic bunch. They tend to be transitioning from road to off road (mountain bikes) or vice versa.  Gravel might be seen...

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HEADING NORTH.

Heading North is a short film from Albion Cycling documenting Damien Clayton’s attempt to ride over 650km from London to Edinburgh in 24 hours on the 21st July, 2017. Enjoy the pain,...

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NEW EVENT: Yorkshire True Grit Dark Skies

News hit our desks this morning that the organiser behind the Yorkshire True Grit, has announced a unique, new event: Yorkshire True Grit Dark Skies. Here at ADVNTR, we loved the...

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Featured, Journal

The Bear Bones 200 Bikepacking Adventure

The Bear Bones 200 is not so much a route as a concept. Since it’s inception in 2011, the BB 200 has used five different routes, what they’ve all had in common was being a...

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What is the Future of Gravel Bike Racing?

Niner Bikes investigate the evolution of the Gravel Race scene in the USA as the discipline evolves from single day events to multi-day stage races. Compared to the UK, the scene is huge...

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